Kew Youth Hostel & Backpackers

Address: 5 Johannesburg Road, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2004, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 5 Johannesburg Road, Johannesburg, is near Johannesburg Zoo, South African National Museum of Military History, and Museum Africa.
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Travel Blogs from Johannesburg

Conference Day

A travel blog entry by kleinsinza on Jun 30, 2015

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... 8217;t go far. It’s not as contagious at this hotel as it is in other parts of the country. Not everyone but a good majority.
After eating we went back to our room and slowly got ready to head to the conference. I wasn’t feeling the best when we woke up and I did not sleep much this night because I was so cold and the bed was hard and uncomfortable. I got sick and couldn’t make it to the conference. I ...

Dennis and the JAFAs

A travel blog entry by semhay on Mar 31, 2015

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... for some of our patients. I learnt a bit more about the whole public hospital system in Johannesburg, though. If you're a person who wishes to attend a public emergency department, you must undergo the following: pay to attend a public or private clinic, for a referral letter to attend the ED; arrive at the ED (often days post-referral) and wait to queue to ask for your file; wait to receive your file; wait to be triaged once your file has arrived; once triaged, wait to be ...

Homely Garden Cottage

A travel blog entry by aliceatfr on Dec 05, 2014

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... they had two cheetahs, wild dogs, and two giraffes. What was entertaining was that this young giraffe had gotten out of its fenced area and was walking around where the vendors and tourist were shopping. They finally coaxed her back to her fenced area.
This park is affordable to families. They have lots of shops, a restaurant, an area where children can play and ride.
Oh yes, David had me ...

Leaving on a Jet Plane

A travel blog entry by mozambecrazy on Sep 25, 2013

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... is time to check out and hop on coach buses to JFK. A point of note: for there being 50 kids mostly between the ages of 22 and 26, we were surprisingly kind of organized. We had left the two PCV coordinators back at the hotel. NB: Everything from here on out is run by a hivemind of terrified 20-somethings.

I promptly pass out on the bus and am violently awoken at JFK a few hours later; Jules is reduced to shaking me awake because I am just not budging. Half awake, we have ...

Fun with Lion Cubs!

A travel blog entry by elaqid on Jun 09, 2012

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... from Soweto, I grabbed a quick lunch sandwich to eat in the bus as we were departing shortly for the Lion Park. I had not intended to go on this excursion, but Harolyn and Bill purchased the excursion for me, and I am so thankful. It was AWESOME!!! We took a drive around the park with a guide and first saw some of the wildlife from southern Africa such as Zebra, Ostrich, Giraffe, Orynx, and others I ...

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